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Jonathan Binns murder inquiry: Seven more men arrested

Police at the scene
Image caption Jonathan Binns was found seriously injured outside the Scarborough Hotel in February

Seven men have been charged with violent disorder after a man died following a disturbance in Dewsbury.

Jonathan Binns, 32, of Ings Crescent, was found with multiple serious injuries outside the Scarborough Hotel in the town on 17 February.

West Yorkshire Police said he was knocked down in a hit and run and was taken to hospital where he later died.

The seven men, aged between 17 and 21, all live in the Thornhill area of Dewsbury.

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Police said the seven men had been granted bail and will appear before Bradford Magistrates' Court on 1 September.

Another male, aged 17, has been charged with grievous bodily harm and violent disorder.

An 18-year-old male remains on police bail pending further investigation.

Jaelen Herlt and Khaleem Harris, both 20 and from Dewsbury, appeared before Kirklees Magistrates' Court in Huddersfield on Tuesday charged with murder and violent disorder.

The pair were remanded in custody.

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